Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

Eagle Professional Resources Inc.

October 24, 2006 08:00 ET

Eagle President Ranked #4 in Profit W100 Ranking of Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs

Janis Grantham Listed Among Canadian Female Elite for 8th Year

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 24, 2006) - For the eighth consecutive year Janis Grantham, President and COO of Eagle, has been named as one of Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs in the 8th annual PROFIT W100 published by PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success. Ms. Grantham is one of only three Ottawa based business owners to be named to the list and the only one to make it into the top 10.

Ranking Canada's Top Women Entrepreneurs by the annual revenue of their firms, the PROFIT W100 profiles the country's most successful female business owners. Published in the November issue of PROFIT and only at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT W100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement by women.

"The PROFIT W100 are role models for entrepreneurs who lead companies of any size, in any sector," says Ian Portsmouth, editor of PROFIT. "Through effective management, they've built profitable, sustainable business."

"I appreciate the recognition from Profit and share this achievement with the whole Eagle team, who have been instrumental in Eagle's success over the last ten years," said Janis Grantham, President and COO of Eagle. "At a time when there should be more women running large successful businesses, there are still significant challenges. I applaud PROFIT magazine for their part in highlighting and celebrating the success of women entrepreneurs in the hope that this provides encouragement to more women to take up the challenge."

About PROFIT Magazine

PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, offers news, strategies, tips, interviews and other resources to entrepreneurs leading Canada's fastest-growing companies. Each year PROFIT - which currently reaches 370,000 readers nationally - hosts a number of events that bring together business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit PROFITguide.com.

About Eagle

Eagle is a 100% Canadian-owned Information Technology (IT) staffing company with offices across Canada. Founded in 1996, Eagle is widely recognized as a national leader in the technology staffing industry and is an active member in industry organizations such as ACSESS. Eagle is noted for its team-based, highly ethical business practices highlighted by being named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies every year since 1999. To learn more about Eagle and its network of offices, please visit www.eagleonline.com or call toll-free 1-800-95-NESST (63778). Check out Eagle's blog at http://eagleceonews.blogspot.com.

Contact Information

  • Eagle Professional Resources Inc. (Eagle)
    Sonia Conca
    613-234-1810 Ext. 3238
    Toll Free: 1-888-798-8181 Ext. 3238
    Sonia_Conca@eagleonline.com